Aces Abroad Blog

Posted on August 9, 2013 at 7:58 pm by Julie in Uncategorized

Bitten by the bug?

It started with a mild but tolerable itch.  I couldn’t quite put my finger on it at first.  I ignored the early signs blaming my mood on the weather.  Time went by and the sensation developed into unexplained irritability.  More time brought about increased symptoms of snippiness, stir-craziness, severe boredom and longing to be somewhere […]

Posted on July 3, 2013 at 4:51 pm by Julie in Uncategorized


An adventure to remote, romantic or exotic lands has been the ultimate reward for anyone who aspires or dreams. It is a gift we give to ourselves or loved ones to celebrate life events; graduation, marriage, a promotion, a special anniversary, a momentous birthday… Travel is considered by most a luxurious indulgence; we save and […]

Posted on February 2, 2013 at 9:43 pm by Julie in Uncategorized

Paradise Found

I am not sure if this was my seventh or eighth visit to Costa Rica in the last ten years but once again I left the country longing for more. After ten perfect sun-drenched days on the Guanacaste Peninsula, I can’t say enough about this country. They have tourism figured out. This Central American crown jewel combines […]